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UK To Face Delays In Delivery Of Pfizer Vaccine (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 16/01/2021 12:27:49

The UK is set to face short-term delays in delivery of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine as the pharmaceutical company upgrades its production capacity.Pfizer is upscaling production at its plant in Puur...

EU states warn of risks to vaccination credibility as Pfizer slows supplies (source — www.thesundaily.my) 16/01/2021 03:33:00

BRUSSELS: European governments said the credibility of their Covid-19 vaccination programmes was at risk yesterday after US pharmaceutical firm Pfizer announced a temporary slowdown of deliveries of i...

UK coronavirus live: Whitty says people should not hug elderly relatives as PM warns against easing up on virus fight (source — www.theguardian.com) 26/11/2020 20:56:28

PM says now is not the time to ease up after backlash against new England tier system; Sir Chris Whitty says people should not hug elderly relativesWhat tier am I in? Latest Covid rules in England pos...

These Countries Are On The UK's Travel Quarantine Exemption List (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 24/11/2020 09:55:08

There has been a flurry of positive announcements in the battle against coronavirus in recent days, most notably the prospect of a third vaccine being distributed within a matter of weeks. And th...

Coronavirus live news: England begins lockdown as Russia, Poland, Austria, Switzerland see record case rises (source — www.theguardian.com) 05/11/2020 03:03:42

Latvia and Estonia also confirm record one-day infections; Cyprus introduces night-time curfew; England’s lockdown begins. Rich states’ Covid deals ‘may deprive poor of vaccine for years’Turkey resist...

Coronavirus live news: Russia, Poland, Switzerland, Austria see record case rises; four regions in Italy enter partial lockdown (source — www.theguardian.com) 05/11/2020 02:38:45

Latvia and Estonia also confirm record one-day infections; Cyprus introduces night-time curfewRich states’ Covid deals ‘may deprive poor of vaccine for years’Turkey resists calls for tougher measures ...

Coronavirus live news: US passes 9m cases; Italian cases jump by 31,000 in a day (source — www.theguardian.com) 30/10/2020 23:12:48

Italy also records 199 further deaths; US record surge killing nearly 1,000 Americans a day; Moscow creates vaccination networkGlobal report: Belgium facing new lockdown as Germany takes in patientsWh...

Coronavirus live news: Italy cases jump by 31,000 in a day; US exceeds 91,000 daily cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 30/10/2020 21:00:10

Italy also records 199 further deaths; US record surge killing nearly 1,000 Americans a day; Moscow creates vaccination networkWhy Estonia excels at digital learning during CovidParis sees record traf...

Lessons from Estonia: why it excels at digital learning during Covid (source — www.theguardian.com) 30/10/2020 15:07:02

Studies in the Baltic state moved seamlessly online thanks to its early adoption of education technology Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageAs hundreds of thousands of childre...

The rise of the 'half-tourist' who combines work with a change of scene (source — www.theguardian.com) 25/09/2020 15:54:57

Covid-19 has accelerated the decline of the office, but not everyone wants to work from home. We look at travel firms catering to the growing number of nomadic workersUntil the pandemic the term “remo...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue immediately in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your face - nose, mouth and eyes.
  • Clean and desinfect frequently touched surfaces and objects. You can use sanitizer gel for this. Buy here one.
  • Stay home when you are sick except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use sanitizer gel if you haven’t got access to water.
Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
  • Respiratory symptoms
  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Breathing difficulties
In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
  • Severe acute respiratory syndrome
  • Kidney failure
  • Death